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no reason my friends why americans best days are not ahead of us if we reach for them together.
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america. hillary clinton and donald trump making late night push to get votes. we have live team coverage of the big races and what you need to know before heading to the polls. a cold front moves through us this morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after that we slowly dry up and clear out. highs today will get to the mid to upper 50s which, while cooler than yesterday, is still well above average. sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm int before cooling back to the low 50s for friday and saturday. we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming again sunday. today: morning showers out by 8am. then slowly clearing. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph tonight: becoming clear. low: 38 wind: nw 3-7 mph angelica adlibs traffic red on
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delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no delays we continue our team coverage this morning of today's historic election. one race here in wisconsin is separated by just one percentage point in latest poll. our carl deffenbaugh is live in brookfield this morning with more with our deandra corinthios who is live downtown milwaukee with what you need to know before you cast your ballot. the polls open at 7 am and close at 8 pm tonight. as long as you are in line by 8 pm...election officials say you will be able to cast your ballot. but with very high turnout expected today --county clerks recommend you get to the polls as early as possible
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voter i-d law. you will need to bring a photo i-d with you to vote. those inclide... a wisconsin drievrs liscense...a u-s passport...and a college i-d if you don't have one there is still time to get one at the dmv just bring whatever identifying documents you have...like a birth certificate and proof of your current address you'll cast a provisional ballot and should bring an acceptable i-d to the clerk's office by 4 pm friday. the name on the id does not have to be the address does not have to match. if you plan to register at your polling place today, bring proof of residence with you. 18:58 catherine roeske, city clerk, city of oak creek "because weve already voted over 30 percent--31 percent--here in oak creek, we should be able to get the voters through pretty quickly. its the registration
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of slow down the process. so the more prepared voters are with that information, the smoother and quicker that will go." milwaukee county has more than 280 polling locations. you can check which is yours and whether your registration status is current by going tomyvote dot w-i dot gov site...or if you're still unsure where your polling site is or what you need to bring just reporting live in milwaukee dc fox6 news. and the race for the wisconsin senate seat is in a dead heat. ron johnson and russ feingold separated by just one percentage point in the latest poll. our carl deffenbaugh live in brookfield with more. both candidates were busy
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in waukesha and feingold rallying campaign workers in racine. despite being the incumbent, senator johnson trailed by a significant margin as late as as october. but the race tightened up recently, with the latest marquette poll showing former senator feingold with just a and that means both men know how important every last vote will be on election day. - we want to limit government. national government, federal government to the enumerated powers. to the big things. national defense, homeland security, securing our borders. - i tell people where i stand. im going to stand up for wisconsin jobs, whether its a democratic president or a republican president. thats my track record. senator johnson is
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our jobs overseas. the race has major implications for the national scene as well, as the democratic party tries to regain control of the senate. johnson is up against history also. no gop candidate has won a wisconsin senate seat in a presidential election year since 1980. arrived... after a nearly two year long campaign season. now ... voters will decide who will be the next president. angelica joins us now with more on the candidates last-ditch efforts to woo voters. hillary clinton and donald trump -- ending monday's campaign schedule on tuesday -- with dueling rallies that ran into the morning hours. the overnight events followed a dizzying day of stops in key states as the nominees made their final pitch.
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celebrities like lady gaga and bruce springsteen. trump didn't have any celebrities show up on stage during his rallies..but he said he did hear from patriots quarterback tom brady who said he supports the republican candidate. both candidates were able to be unified on one issue though -- the importance of voter turnout. for everything you need to know before you head to the polls -- including the latest from the campaigns -- head to our website, fox six now dot com, or your fox six news mobile app and and remember -- fox6 is the station to watch as the results come in tonight. we will bring you expert analysis and reaction throughout the evening-- on air and online! ahead on wakeup - funeral held for the iowa officers killed in an ambush last week. the law enforcement officers who came out to honor the fallen men. plus - we break down the new wheel tax milwaukee county residents will pay next year. how much your total bill will come out to be - next. and some progress you can really
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why workers are beaming on the
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r an economy rigged for the wealthy.
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then went to washington and voted to protect corporate tax loopholes for companies shipping wisconsin jobs overseas, supported privatizing social security, which would hand billions to wall street, and wants to eliminate the federal minimum wage. senator johnson works for wall street, not us. senate majority pac is responsible
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construction on the bucks new arena reaches a new milestone.... and if you live in milwaukee cou little bit more next year to register your vehicle. kim is in the newsroom with more. the milwaukee county board voted to create a new, 30-dollar vehicle registration fee for residents. that's on top of the 75-dollar state fee...which means residents will now pay 130 dollars a year just to operate their cars. county executive chris abele had originally proposed a 60 dollar wheel tax in his 2017 budget plan. abele says it would help pay for items like road maintenance and
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because for the first time, the project is building up -- with the first steel beams being installed. until now all the work has been happening at or below ground level...contractors have been installing concrete foundations, underground electrical and plumbing. the half-a-billion dollar arena project still as a long way to go... the project expected to be completed in 2018. what happens to president obama's social media accounts after he leaves the oval office? the answer coming up at six. and dealing with coming up in sports - how the team is moving on from sunday's loss. johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. senior 1: ron johnson is attacking social security. senior 2: he wants to let wall street risk it in the stock market. johnson: free money... young people don't really
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the cost of student loans - college student 2: he just doesn't get it. worker: he says he's for jobs, but ron johnson supports trade deals that hurt wisconsin. v.o.: attacking social security. raising the cost of college. jobs lost overseas. senator ron johnson - he's hurting wisconsin families. russ feingold: i'm russ feingold
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i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. donald trump: i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters, okay? and you can tell them you know, you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever... you gotta see this guy. ahh, i don't know what i said, ahh. "i don't remember."
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johnson: social security is a legal ponzi scheme. senior 1: ron johnson is attacking social security. senior 2: he wants to let wall street risk it in the stock market. johnson: free money... young people don't really necessarily understand finance. the cost of student loans - college student 2: he just doesn't get it. worker: he says he's for jobs, but ron johnson supports trade deals that hurt wisconsin. v.o.: attacking social security. raising the cost of college. jobs lost overseas. senator ron johnson - he's hurting wisconsin families. russ feingold: i'm russ feingold and i approve this message. a cold front moves through us this morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after that we slowly dry up and clear out.
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than yesterday, is still well above average. sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm into the low 60s for thursday before cooling back to the low 50s for friday and saturday. we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming again sunday. today: morning showers out by 8am. then slowly clearing. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph tonight: becoming clear. low: 38 wind: nw 3-7 mph traffic check red on traffic map = major delays yellow on traffic map = some delays green on traffic map = no delays one of the two iowa officers killed in an ambush attack last week. yesterday - at least a thousand law enforcement officers came to honor sergeant anthony berminio in west des moines. he was shot and killed sitting in his patrol car just minutes after officer justin martin was shot in nearby urbandale. an urbandale man has been charged in both killings. services will be held for officer martin in his hometown of rockwell city later
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it's expected to be a very close race. republican ron johnson and democrat russ feingold facing off for wisconsin's u-s senate seat. our carl deffenbaugh joins us live from brookfield with more. both candidates were busy throughout monday's final push in waukesha and feingold rallying campaign workers in racine. despite being the incumbent, senator johnson trailed by a significant margin as late as as october. but the race tightened up recently, with the latest marquette poll showing
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point lead. the race has major implications for the national scene as well, as the democratic party tries to regain control of the senate. johnson is up against history also. no gop candidate has won a wisconsin senate seat in a presidential election year since 1980. a cold front moves through us this morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after that we slowly dry up and clear out. highs today will get to the mid to upper 50s which, while cooler than yesterday, is still well above average. sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm into the low 60s for
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the low 50s for friday and saturday. we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming again sunday. today: morning showers out by 8am. then slowly clearing. high: 56 wind: nw 10-15 mph tonight: becoming clear. low: 38 wind: nw 3-7 mph wednesday:mostly sunny. high: 54 wind: w 5-10 mph thursday: mostly sunny. am low: 39 high: 62 wind: sw 10-20 friday: mostly sunny. am low: 40 high: 52 wind: nw 5-10 mph saturday: mostly sunny. am low: 30 high: 50 wind: sw 5-15 mph sunday: mostly sunny. am low: 38 high: 56 wind: sw 5-15 mph a cold front moves through us this morning. that is generating a narrow band of light showers that should pass by around 8am. after
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out. highs today will get to the mid to upper 50s which, while cooler than yesterday, is still well above average. sunshine and low to mid 50 tomorrow as high pressure returns. then we warm into the low 60s for thursday before cooling back to the low 50s for friday and saturday. we stay dry and mostly sunny with a slight warming again sunday. today: morning showers out by 8am. then slowly clearing. 10-15 mph tonight: becoming clear. low: 38 wind: nw 3-7 mph wednesday:mostly sunny. high: 54 wind: w 5-10 mph thursday: mostly sunny. am low: 39 high: 62 wind: sw 10-20 mph friday: mostly sunny. am low: 40 high: 52 wind: nw 5-10 mph saturday: mostly sunny. am low: 30 high: 50 wind: sw 5-15 mph sunday: mostly sunny. am low: 38 high: 56 wind: sw 5-15 mph
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guys, the packers play their next three games on the road, are still dealing with injury issues, and are in third place of the four teams in the nfc north division.... but coach mike mccarthy feels that he still has good things to work with, despite yesterday's upset loss at home to indy.... "when i addressed the team yesterday in the locker room i talked a lot about energy and things like that but after really reviewing the video i thought that the energy was pretty good. i just think the sharpness particularly in the first moments of the game we were not quite where we needed to be." the ton for yesterday's game was set when jordan todman returned the opening kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown.... today, the packers release safety jermaine whitehead, who was one of the guys most responsible
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comes up from the practice squad to take the roster opening... green bay had problems in all three areas: offense, defense and special teams yesterday, which means practice this week will feature a lot of corrections, as well as preparation for next sunday's game at tennessee.... next up for green bay is a game at tennessee next sunday at noon, which you can only see right here on your packers station.... the cowboys and steelers follow as the second part of our doubleheader, and then we'll wrap the whole day up with the fox six sports blitz at 10:35 pm..... we hope you'll join us for some or all of that.... the combined conference record of the three teams wisconsin faces to close out its re 11.... jazz peavy will take his chances with his side against illinois, purdue and minnesota... "this year's team, if i had to use a word, i'd say grit. it's the word our coaches have been using a lot. i feel that this team has a lot of grit to it, no back down from anybody. everyone's really focused. everyone's locked in. everyone knows the goals and all those things were trying to accomplish this year so as long as everyone is focused like that i feel like
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yesterday... here's the open field runner who gets the biggest cheers from the crowd, a squirrel who eludes his potential captors while the colts are posting their first win in green bay since 1988.... and would you believe that an animal was on the field that day, as well ??!! a fan brought a turkey to lambeau field and released it as a protest of the packers play back in that era.... that's it for us for now. have a terrific tuesdsay. be sure to grab an "i voted" sticker when you cast your
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in on - after the break. and if you need a break at all today -- why not chill out with some relaxing weather videos and calming jazz music. where you can watch the "chillathon" today. - next. and fox 6 has you covered with everything you need to know if you are heading to the polls today. our team coverage continues at 6... plus a look at the other big
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today -- so skip the headaches of finding a parking spot and bike to your
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30 minute rides today. a credit card is required to check out a bike. but users will not be charged for rides under thirty minutes ... if they enter the promo code "17-76." thirteen of bublrs 57 stations are located within two blocks of a polling place in milwaukee and wauwatosa. if you use the promo code -but keep the bublr bike out for longer than 30 minutes without docking it...you'll be charged bublr's standard rate of three dollars per thirty minutes. and when you leave the polls make sure to take an free stuff! several businesses are offering election day freebies.. for example - krispy kreme - will give you 1 free doughnut with an 'i voted' sticker and the world of beer chain says it's joining the party with a very special election day promotion: every customers first beer costs just 1-dollar today. and then at belair -- grab a free margarita if you show your sticker. you may be pretty sick of hearing what other voters think about this year's election...but what do kids
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-- all our opinions matter. tandy says: "i think both of them act pretty nice, except donald trump except, well, donald trump doesn't let hillary talk a lot." pawlis says: "i mean, it's a little immature the way they act against each other." this group of fourth graders are from the houston area. and speaking of being sick of the election....the weather channel offering a way to escape it. for nine hours -- the network will play soothing videos set to smooth jazz. it begins at 4 this afternoon. channel will offer up this election day option. maybe you'd rather watch some cute animals instead. firefox will be live streaming a trio of red pandas from the san francisco zoo. it goes live at two this afternoon. all anchors chat/toss to 6am
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election day is finally here - with polls opening in wisconsin in an hour. but - in one small town - polls already opened... and closed... while you were sleeping: got four votes. donald trump, two votes. dixville notch... already naming hillary clinton the winner. how accurate the eight voters are there... coming up. good morning and welcome to wakeup! rob's weather today: morning

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